Reminder: The LeBron Free Agency Circus Is The NBA's Fault

We're watching the rubber band snap on LeBron free agency coverage. We waited all year to see what would happen, and now that it's happening, there's... rather a lot of coverage, isn't there? But remember, whatever hysterics into which teams and Twitter and ESPN have been thrown were created by the owners' best… » 7/07/14 4:49pm 7/07/14 4:49pm

Craig Ehlo On What It Felt Like To Be On The Other Side Of "The Shot"

Twenty-five years ago today, Michael Jordan hit "The Shot," a play that remains one of the signature highlights of his career. Craig Ehlo, the man who makes up the other half of that iconic moment, talked to us last year about what it was like to guard Michael Jordan. Here's how he remembers the shot that reduced him… » 5/07/14 5:01pm 5/07/14 5:01pm

Michael Jordan "Completely Outraged" By Sterling's "Sickening" Views

Michael Jordan, majority owner of the Charlotte Bobcats, released a statement destroying Donald Sterling, stating there was no room in the NBA for an owner with such racist beliefs. Much like LeBron and and President Obama, Jordan puts pressure on the league and Commission Adam Silver to take action. It is the most… » 4/27/14 1:45pm 4/27/14 1:45pm

YOU ARE OLD: Bradley Beal Wore "23" Because Of LeBron, Not MJ

Bradley Beal always wore the number 23, from AAU ball to preps to his single year of college. He had to switch to No. 3 when he was drafted by the Wizards, since that number's unofficially retired for one Michael Jeffrey Jordan. You'd think Beal would be honored. But no, it turns out, he wore 23 because he idolized… » 1/06/14 4:10pm 1/06/14 4:10pm

You Can Buy Michael Jordan's Chicagoland Mansion! (No, You Can't)

Nothing here to see but real estate porn of the highest order. Michael Jordan's selling his plush estate outside Chicago, at auction. Above is the tour video. It's 56,000 square feet on 7 acres and will cost you something on the order of $29 million — less than what Jordan earned in his final year with the Bulls, but… » 11/06/13 10:12pm 11/06/13 10:12pm

Here's Michael Jordan Schooling O.J. Mayo: "Better Scream For Mama!"

When O.J. Mayo was a high school phenom, he made the mistake of shit-talking Michael Jordan at one of Jordan's summer camps. Jordan was a few years north of 40 and well into his (permanent) retirement, but because he's Michael Jordan, he wasn't about to let such insolence from some young buck stand. So Jordan issued… » 10/03/13 11:06am 10/03/13 11:06am